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Asymmetrical Risk to the Integrated Retail World

David Marcotte, Senior Vice President, Kantar Consulting

The Benefits of Tinkering over Reinvention

Andy Mulcahy, Strategy and Insight Director, IMRG

Retail Trend Driven Principles- Streamlining Consumer-Retailer Relationships

Joseph Biffar, Director, Loss Prevention & Security, Chico's FAS

Lessons from the Grocery Industry and the State of Retail Today

Richard Heyman, Principal, Retail Digital Strategy and Former CIO, Gordmans Stores

Lessons from the Grocery Industry and the State of Retail Today

In the late 1980s, I was leading the technology efforts at a regional grocery chain when the alarms sounded.

The IT Factor for Powering Your Paid Search Investments

Mark Digman, CMO, ROI Revolution

The IT Factor for Powering Your Paid Search Investments

Of all the digital marketing avenues available to the modern retailer, paid search provides opportunity for scalable, ROI-driven campaigns like few others.

Top Retail Trends to Watch in 2016

Justin Honaman, VP & GM, PRGX

Amazon did not take over the entire Retail world. Apple Pay did not eliminate the cash equation in retail stores. Drones are not yet delivering product to our homes.

Designing for the Invisible Interface

Mohan Krishnaraj, Global Head of User Experience at HARMAN, a Samsung company

Designing for the Invisible Interface

The future of designing for Zero UI requires a more comprehensive look at, well, the human experience.

IT Solutions for More Complex Promotional Offers

William Morrell, CTO, Aptaris

IT Solutions for More Complex Promotional Offers

Knowing consumers’ purchasing habits, how they prefer to shop, when and why are critical to profitability and growth.

The Emerging Role of an eCommerce CIO

Nicholas Pendrous, CIO, Dotcom Distribution

The Emerging Role of an eCommerce CIO

The role of an e-commerce third party logistics (3PL) has been trending much closer to the consumer.

The Future of Marketing: Creating 3-Dimensional Customer Profiles in an IoT Frenzied World

Jeanine Banks, EVP, Global Products & Solutions, Axway

The Future of Marketing: Creating 3-Dimensional Customer Profiles in an IoT Frenzied World

Customers are digitally tethered to mobile applications, social media platforms and websites, resulting in massive volumes of data.

The 360 Degree Customer

Mark Horbal, CIO, SVP-IT, EVP Corporate Vision and Innovation, SpringBIG

The 360 Degree Customer

In the simplest terms, the fundamental objective of any retail enterprise is to sell as many products as possible.

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Matan Holander, VP Business Development

Mobisoft: Streamlining B2B E-Commerce at Fingertips

Business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce has evolved at multiple levels. Evidently, understanding the unique purchasing preferences of the modern day buyers have become increasingly critical to the long-term growth of B2B merchants.

Service Management in the Age of Digitization

Douglas Duncan, CIO, Columbia Insurance Group

Service Management in the Age of Digitization

If there is one thing that has been a core function of IT shops large and small over the years, it is the delivery of service.

How 7-Eleven Uses Technology to Keep Everyone Connected

Steve Holland, Chief Technology and Digital Officer (CTO/CDO), 7-Eleven

At 7-Eleven, convenience is our business. We know that in order to create a convenient environment for customers, it’s crucial that every part of our operation runs smoothly.

Hybrid Cloud Opens the Door to Retailer's Digital Transformation

Vish Ganapathy, VP, Partner, IBM Industry Academy Member for Consumer Industries

Hybrid Cloud Opens the Door to Retailer's Digital Transformation

Retailers are facing increased pressure from competitors abroad, traditional manufacturer brands going direct, and new business models from digitally native startups.

The Importance of Supply Chain Visibility

David Adams, Director, Business Intelligence and Project Management, Unyson

The Importance of Supply Chain Visibility

When it comes to business lack of information leads to decisions based on guesswork or rules of thumb. This, in turn, can cost your company money and customer goodwill.

How Cloud Technologies Help Retailers Stay Ahead of the Competition

Ian Pattison, Head of Retail Architecture, Google Cloud UK

How Cloud Technologies Help Retailers Stay Ahead of the Competition

Cloud can help unite and analyse various datasets to help brands evaluate sourcing decisions quickly and easily, with meaningful real-time inputs.

The 4th Industrial Revolution: Retailer's Must Do or Die

Dr. mark Chrystal, Chief Analytics Officer at rue21

The 4<sup>th</sup> Industrial Revolution: Retailer's Must Do or Die

Compared with prior industrial revolutions, the pace of innovation is exponential and impacting every industry around the globe, rather than the linear and slower-paced change seen previously.

Harnessing the Power of Technology in Retail

Rob Schmults, SVP, eCommerce & CRM, Talbots

Harnessing the Power of Technology in Retail

I worry a lot when you staple those words to almost anything. For many retailers it makes it seem so daunting as to provoke paralysis.